Poem by Shel Silverstein

I loved Shel Silverstein as a child & came across this poem and really thought it was thought provoking about the end of life:

The Bridge
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This bridge will only take you halfway there
To those mysterious lands you long to see:
Through gypsy camps and swirling Arab fairs
And moonlit woods where unicorns run free.
So come and walk awhile with me and share
The twisting trails and wondrous worlds I’ve known.
But this bridge will only take you halfway there-
The last few steps you’ll have to take alone.

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~ by katemorgner on September 20, 2010.

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